Yvette Cooper

Why Theresa May is facing a Cabinet exodus
Amber Rudd and Theresa May
In Depth

Why Theresa May is facing a Cabinet exodus

Up to 40 government ministers are threatening to resign if PM tries to stop them voting against no-deal Brexit
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Brexit talks: who are the senior Labour MPs defying Corbyn?
Jeremy Corbyn
In Depth

Brexit talks: who are the senior Labour MPs defying Corbyn?

The party leader is facing dissent in ranks over demand that PM rules out no-deal Brexit
18 Jan 2019
Labour leadership latest odds: can Jeremy Corbyn really win?
Labour leadership candidates
In Depth

Labour leadership latest odds: can Jeremy Corbyn really win?

Odds were a better guide than polls at the general election. Here's what they say about the Labour leadership election
19 Aug 2015
Labour joins calls for Blair to be quizzed over torture
The Mole
In Depth

Labour joins calls for Blair to be quizzed over torture

Ed Miliband’s brother David would also be expected to tell what he knows about any UK complicity
15 Dec 2014
Ed Miliband: The disaster is he never got a life
Columnist Robert Chesshyre
In Depth

Ed Miliband: The disaster is he never got a life

Sadly, unless the men in white coats (or M&S suits) come for Miliband, it is too late to change leaders
7 Oct 2014
Emotional abuse should be criminalised, says Theresa May
Police officers respond to an incident of domestic abuse
In Depth

Emotional abuse should be criminalised, says Theresa May

Government to launch consultation on strengthening the law to protect victims of psychological abuse
20 Aug 2014
Cameron vows crackdown on benefits for EU immigrants
British Prime Minister David Cameron
In Brief

Cameron vows crackdown on benefits for EU immigrants

'You cannot expect to come to Britain and get something for nothing,' Prime Minister declares
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Domestic violence: coalition's 'turned its back' on victims
Labour's Shadow home secretary Yvette Cooper
In Brief

Domestic violence: coalition's 'turned its back' on victims

Yvette Cooper demands tougher action as abusers are 'not being brought to justice'
28 Jul 2014
Rennard: as Lib Dems squirm it's good news for Labour
Don Brind
In Depth

Rennard: as Lib Dems squirm it's good news for Labour

Anything that damages Nick Clegg is a boost for Ed Miliband as polls continue to back Labour
21 Jan 2014
POLITICS: Should MPs claim expenses for children?
Yvette Cooper
In Depth

POLITICS: Should MPs claim expenses for children?

George Osborne and Ed Miliband among 148 MPs claiming money for their younger families
5 Jul 2013
Community resolutions used in 10,000 serious violence cases
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In Brief

Community resolutions used in 10,000 serious violence cases

Critics blame police cuts for sharp rise in number of people dodging court for violent crimes
30 Apr 2013
Diane Abbott on warpath over Ed's immigration mea culpa
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 12: Labour Party Leader Ed Miliband arrives to give evidence at the Leveson Inquiry on June 12, 2012 in London, England. This phase of the inquiry into the culture, pra
In Depth

Diane Abbott on warpath over Ed's immigration mea culpa

But can Miliband's measured tones win over those who think he's too soft on immigration?
6 Mar 2013
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